It’s a special Rage Index this month. If you believe the hysteria, the future of Our Great Nation was at stake last Thursday.
Normal news coverage ground to a halt. The mini-tornado that swept through Victoria, the National Apology for forced adoption and the entirety of the rest of the world were swept aside as Australia contemplated its imminent death.
ABC news dedicated both its news broadcast and the 7:30 Report to the death of democracy, relegating the Apology and other insignificant bits and pieces to the last few minutes of their show. The rest of the networks basically followed suit.
Women gathered for the National ...